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by RODERICK POWELLWinning in Combat Sports is a treatise on fight strategy. It is intended for boxers and mixed martial artists who currently compete or plan on competing in the amateur or pro ranks, as well as trainers and coaches involved in combat sports. The book covers both the mental and physical preparation needed to successfully compete in the ring or octagon.
by Amar PardesiThe book is an illustrated portrayal of brides and their dress from all over the world, displaying them in their traditional and modern fashion. This book is divided into five continents, each showing the interaction in their communities whether it is in their traditions or their beliefs. In some countries, due to multiple ethnic groups residing in one locality, the traditions are very much interwoven.
by Jim GerlachILLUSTRATED BIBLIOGRAPHY OF EDGAR RICE BURROUGHS ERB Inc. Publishes the “Definitive Bibliography of Edgar Rice Burroughs” by Dr. Robert B. Zeuschner Tarzana, CA: Edgar Rice Burroughs Incorporated today announced the release of the long-awaited definitive bibliography of the Master of Adventure by longtime Burroughs scholar Dr. Robert B. Zeuschner. The illustrated hardbound volume is available in two hardbound editions. Edgar Rice Burroughs, well known for his tales of Tarzan and John... more
by Warner LoughlinFor the first time in print, comes the revolutionary acting technique from the premiere acting coach of our era. Not a copy of the old masters, The Warner Loughlin Technique empowers the actor to create rich, nuanced and unique characters. Discover the technique used to help create some of the most remarkable performances of our time from actors such as Amy Adams, Ryan Reynolds, Kyra Sedgwick and countless other Oscar, Emmy, Golden Globe, Tony and Grammy nominees and winners. Loughlin debunks th... more
by Liam LlewellynThe true story of Marvin Heemeyer, who lived in Granby, Colorado, from 1992 to 2004. Feeling the local government was conspiring against the success of his muffler shop, Marvin endeavored to exact revenge in a one-of-a-kind crime. The first part of the novel recounts the events as told by the media and government officials, while the second part uses ample evidence to provide an alternative interpretation of the crime.
by Cathy Sovold JohnsonFor most Americans, the September 11, 2001 attacks on the World Trade Center were an unimaginable shock. In the years since, Muslims and the religion of Islam have gone from being something little known in faraway lands to our doorstep. Wars, Islamic terrorism, Muslim immigrants and refugees have become the new reality. Adam’s Grief looks at issues of religious diversity from a biblical, Christian viewpoint, and provides an overview of Islam, and Muslims today. How are we, as Christians who a... more
by Zoe Cardez, Clinical Social WorkerIn the pages of "Baby Dolls & Ninja Swords: 6 True Tales of Play Therapy, " the reader will put on the "magic glasses" of play therapy and get a remarkable glimpse into the mind of a child, any child, every child. These true stories of little boys and girls who face and overcome the challenges of abuse, injury, bullying, neglect, and family breakdown, will expand your mind, touch your heart and inspire your spirit. This book will lead you into the lives of: \t· Five-year-old Alice who man... more
by Louis St Michael
AT RELEASE: AMAZON #1 NEW RELEASE IN ISLAMIC THEOLOGY
READERS' FAVORITE 2018 GOLD MEDAL AWARD AND 5-TIME 5-STARS RECIPIENT
MANHATTAN BOOK REVIEW FIVE STARS
Compare Jesus and Muhammad. What did they teach, and how do their messages converge or diverge? This book holds the answers.
Explore their core words, by topic and side-by-side. The content speaks for itse... more
by Dawne Archer
Was trekking through the Sahara Desert to raise money for Thrombosis UK a step too far? Managing an inherited clotting condition and struggling with a serious back problem as well as pushing myself physically and mentally to complete the challenge almost proved to be too much! This book is my story and one reviewer has called it a "true, gripping, real life adventure story" (Ann White,verified Amazon review 27.08.17). I am lucky to be alive having survived 2 potentially&n... more
by Ramakrishna Reddy“Toastmaster’s Secret” is a complete guide to really get the maximum leverage out of the Competent Communicator program. Based on experience of a committed toastmaster who has taken effort to create speeches as suggested by manual, this step-by-step guide shows you how to craft speeches using a reference table where project speeches are given on one side and objectives are pointed on the other side. It has explanation on selection of topics, delivery preparation, and much more.
by Shawn Patrick FarrellThe dark rides in Disney theme parks have delighted - and sometimes terrified - millions of people. The history of these attractions is a fascinating story of creativity, engineering, and pop culture, and it's told here for the first time. From their primitive beginnings in the 1800s, to their perfection by the Disney Imagineers, dark rides are an ingenious way to tell a visually exciting story to guests who "travel" through the action, scene, aboard vehices ranging from boats to (Doom) b... more
by Mario Kfoury
L’endroit : le Bailey's Gym, Los Angeles, Californie – 6 heures du matin – automne 1999… D'un quartier bourgeois de Beyrouth aux écoles des rues de l'Europe et des États-Unis, l'histoire vous entraîne dans une quête d'auto-exploration et de renouvellement perpétuels qui vous emporte à travers les gymnases de culturisme, les clubs de boxe, les bibliothèques et les marchés financiers. Implacables,... more
by Tiberiu WeiszA cross cultural study between China and Judaism. This is “an enlightening study of two cultures that have overcome many challanges and catastrophes to not only survive , but thrive and outlast many civilization that have come and gone... fascinating contrasting cultures and people, and cannot fail to excite even the most causual reader.” (Jewish Journal, Boston)
by James E. Gibson
Several True (I Think) Stories: Can Truth Be Stranger Than Fiction? discusses over 50 unusual events. The majority of them were personally experienced or witnessed by the author.
This second edition contains numerous small changes and corrections.
The incidents described include in no particular order:
- eyes apparently heating a wedding ring and burning someone’s finger,
- a “miraculous” healing,
- a summer snowstorm in southeastern... more
by Gerald Elias
In 1979 the Boston Symphony undertook a history-making concert tour to China. After the tumultuous Cultural Revolution, the BSO was the first American orchestra to set foot there after the normalization between the two countries, and their visit aroused great local and international interest and media coverage. \tAfter a hiatus of thirty-five years, in 2014 the BSO returned to China and Japan, and Elias had the great good fortune to have performed on both tours. His memories from ‘79 ar... more
by Rick Steeves
"Each passing car in the never-ending stream of vehicles politely beeped its horn to let me know they were about to pass (just in case I didn’t know!). Then I heard a beep, and no one passed. Another beep, and still nothing. I next heard a mammoth rumble. Out of the corner of my eye I caught a tractor-trailer towing a wide load veering wide left behind me—causing oncoming traffic to scatter—crushing a dozen traffic cones in the median ..."
Cycling only on vac... more